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The Columbia Valley's new Economic Development Officer is Ryan Watmough
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Invermere, West Kootenay, Golden, Developments, Financial

Ryan Watmough is the new Economic Development Officer for the Columbia Valley

Ryan Watmough has recently been hired by the Regional District of East Kootenay to be the new Economic Development Officer

Bob Wright was presented with the Al McCracken Memorial Award at the 2017 Community Futures British Columbia Conference in Quesnel, B.C. on September 15, 2017.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Financial

Community Futures Board Member Wins Award

Bob Wright, long-time volunteer and board member of Community Futures Central Kootenay, was honoured for his years of commitment and service

Pictured from left to right are: Erik Kalacis, Executive Director, Tamara Rotach, Loans Manager and Sara Stuart, Director.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Trail, Financial

$3.69 million in business support for Greater Trail

Community Futures Greater Trail was recognized at the British Columbia Community Futures AGM for its outstanding business loan program.

Kootenay Savings building in Trail
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Financial

Seven Kootenay-based credit unions look to merge under one umbrella

The seven credit unions that encompass the Kootenay, Boundary and Columbia Valley regions are creating a single credit union

Columbia Basin Trust’s new Child Care Support Program will help maintain and create new child care spaces in the Basin.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Financial

Trust strengthens child care in the basin

$3.6 million for new three-year program to maintain, create new spaces

Smart, hardworking and ambitious are words that describe Jaime Dekkers, the new owner/operator of Cranbrook Bookkeeping
Business Beat, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Financial, Small Business

Cranbrook Bookkeeping: the next generation

Young Jaime Dekkers is the new owner/operator of Cranbrook Bookkeeping.

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Johnny Strilaeff
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Financial

Continued growth and new programs benefit Basin residents

See the highlights from Columbia Basin Trust's 2016/17 Annual Service Plan Report

Denham Ford's recent fundraiser 'Our Hometown for Hunger' raised over $4000 for the Cranbrook Salvation Army's Soup Kitchen endowment fund.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Financial

Cranbrook and District Community Foundation Fund for Salvation Army Soup Kitchen fund grew by $4,000

EKC helped established the CDCF endowment fund to benefit the Salvation Army’s Soup Kitchen in 2004.

Halcyon Hot Springs.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Nakusp, Entertainment and Hospitality, Financial, Tourism

No details forthcoming on sale of Halcyon Hot Springs

The hot springs resort is located on the shores of Arrow Lake north of Nakusp and was evidently sold to a lower mainland investor in March or April.

Doris Silva, College Director of Student Affairs.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education, Financial

College welcomes return of tuition-free programs

The decision, announced by the BC government on August 8, will be in effect for September classes.

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